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|Karl Frisch's Circular Logic on the Bernie Sanders Campaign
The Stephanie Miller Show had Karl Frisch on as a guest this morning. I thought he had some interesting things to say. They were interesting because it seemed he didn't want to discuss issues. ...
|B. B. King in Hospice Care
From his Facebook page: A Message From B,B, "I am in home hospice care at my residence in Las Vegas. Thanks to all for your well wishes and prayers." B.B. ...
|The NYT Uses Time Machine to Insinuate Misdeeds about Hillary
Well informed Kossacks like Lawrence Lewis and others have been aware of how law regarding email record retention in government changed just last year on November 26th. The Presidential and ...
|"The gringos put up the money and they make the rules."
There is an important human rights story highlighted this week by the LA Times that needs attention. It risks being obscured by the torture and budget issues, but this also demands our concerns and ...
|IL State Senate and House Supermajorities Likely to Hold
There's a bit of good news in the Illinois results despite Dem loss of the Governor's office. It appears that democrats will continue to hold onto supermajorities in both the state house as well as ...
|The Silence is Deafening
I'm still waiting for Fox Spews to broadcast at any moment about the Great Plague that took Cleveland as a result of Nurse Amber Vinson's visit to that region. This weekend marks the 21st day of ...
|What is American Art? What Art do You Want to See at Your Bus Stop??
There is an overwhelming collection of art on line to enjoy at www.arteverywhereUS.org . Art can inspire us, define us, move us. And now we even have a chance to choose which reproductions of the ...
|How are the Koch Brothers Screwing Over People in Your State?
I don't know why I didn't see it so plainly before, but our own Joan McCarter really got my attention today with this: The Kochs provide the perfect proxy for the 1 percent. They've made themselves ...
|Thank you GOP for keeping Obamacare in the news
A failed attempt in Congress to derail the Affordable Care Act may have inadvertently boosted President Barack Obama's signature health reform law by prompting more Americans to take a closer look ...
|UPDATE#3- Oh Sh*t Addition - Al Jazeera America: A New News Channel or Same Old Same Old?
I enjoy the TV news program Al Jazeera English via broadcast from the local channel in Chicago, WYCC . That may be about to change has changed with today's rollout of Al Jazeera America. As you ...
|Senate Immigration Bill and H1B Visas
The 900 page immigration bill passed by the Senate seems to move us a bit forward even with some ugly, unnecessary features like the billions more spent on "the wall" and excessive fines for ...
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|Listening to Your Child When She Comes Home From School Today
Today's national tragedy at Sandy Hook Elementary is etched on our minds and will be there for the rest of our lives. The scope of the horror. The age of the victims. We adults recognize the ...
|Ackerman (D-NY) and Others Unload on GOP at Benghazi Hearing (UPDATED)
Yesterdays confrontation at the House's Foreign Affairs committee hearing "Benghazi and Beyond" was inevitable since the GOP needs a contrived crisis to try to appear relevant. Congressional ...
|A 9 Year Old Votes in Cook County
"Ooooo! That's Cooool!", she says as the paper audit trail scrolls by under the glass enclosure. She has just finished voting and is reviewing her choices. She already has her "I voted" sticker ...
|IL - Constitutional Amendment 49: VOTE 'NO'!!!
You may have heard. Illinois has a budget problem.. Illinois politicians want to distract voters away from this fact and exploit the hysteria against public employees to do it. Illinois public ...
|Southern Poverty Law Center on Sikh Temple Shooter
My prayers go out to the Sikh community suffering from this terrible shooting. Please look for opportunities to give them tangible support. The Southern Poverty Law Center has been monitoring hate ...
|Willis tags Romney: The Dash Riprock of the Republican party
When I look at diaries like the one I'm writing now, most of the time I think, "Why do we need this cheap garbage?" Or I think, "We need some meatier diaries and not just the cheapshots". I am SO ...
|Mann & Ornstein: "It's Even Worse Than it Looks"
Congress is broken. Republicans have embraced new levels of extremism, cynicism and absurdity as they adopt their kidnappers, the Tea Party. What if this is not just a recognition here at DKos and ...
|Super Tuesday Delegates - The Numbers That Count
This was an amazing day for delegate math chills and spills. For starters, so much attention has been directed by the media at the popular vote in Ohio and the close results, yet the delegate count ...
|What Will Super Tuesday Decide?
Most media headlines this morning seemed to be all about Mitt and how he "won" Michigan, but this simplistic tale skipped over some key facts. One concern is, " Where does the delegate count stand? "
|Kolkata AMRI Hospital Fire - 89 Perish
Can you send some loving thoughts and prayers to the victims of this dreadful fire? We're so vulnerable in a hospital. We're there for life events that are stressful and sometimes leave us ...
|"We Are One" Stream: Krugman and Others Speak
There are over 600 events planned to honor the memory of Dr. King on the anniversary of his death (April 4, 1968). The events started a couple of days ago and extend through the weekend. ...
|uterus, uterus, uterus, uterus
I'm just trying to scare the Republicans away . Seriously, check ...
|Nationwide Rally for Labor This Week
Major unions and many other organizations are rallying this week at over 600 events nationwide. It has already begun but the headline events will be on April 4th, planned to coincide with the ...
|Time for Action: Which side are YOU on?
On 1 February 1968, two Memphis garbage collectors, Echol Cole and Robert Walker, were crushed to death by a malfunctioning truck.
|UPDATED: Tokyo Passengers Set Off Detectors at O'Hare
Passengers arriving this week on a flight from earthquake-and tsunami-ravaged Tokyo set off radiation detectors at O’Hare Airport, city officials acknowledged Thursday. ...
|The New Robber Barons (h/t Jeffrey Sachs)
Every now and then a label pops up in the stream of words and ideas that allows us to pin down the essence of a political/social trend. According to Thom Hartmann, the labeling of Tony Blair as ...
|Obama and Boehner to jointly abolish death penalty today!!!!
Not really. But this is serious and urgent. The opportunity comes to Illinois this week but this has powerful implications for the nation. Just yesterday a committee in the Illinois House voted 4-...
|High Speed Rail & WI Gov-elect Walker's promise w/ UPDATE
The 2010 elections saw Tea Party craziness and misdirected rage produce some loony campaign positions. One position I've been watching lately is Wisconsin governor-elect Scott Walker's promise to ...
|Operation Anti-Chaos: The Narrative on “White Voters” Is Fiction
By Al Giordano Crossposted at The Field I turn on the TV, read the political columnists (and a significant number of analytically-...
|Clinton Campaign Unable to Pay for Cookies?
This diary is a summary of the financial news from the Clinton campaign. It is my first ever dailykos diary.� The best high level summary has been written ...
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